python3.2+ compiled files

Patryk Zawadzki patrys at
Sat Apr 9 20:13:43 CEST 2011

2011/4/9 Elan Ruusamäe <glen at>:
> so my vote goes for keeping the old .py[co] method, and perhaps change to
> make is package only .pyc, it is rather ratre somebody invokes python with
> -O option so the .pyo is to be needed. or why it was packaged in first
> place? to get files owned in case somebody invokes as root and .pyo gets
> created? perhaps package .pyc as regular files and .pyo as ghosted then.

Not sure about PLD but I suppose we just followed what the others were
doing. Other distros did it this way so they could set proper selinux

Patryk Zawadzki
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